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Lang Matl
Author Wahab, Shaista

Title A brief history of Afghanistan / Shaista Wahab and Barry Youngerman

Imprint New York : Facts On File, c2007


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  DS356 .W34 2007    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  DS356    Claims Retd
Description xii, 308 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 268-290) and index
Contents Land and people -- Early history (Prehistory-651) -- From the rise of Islam to the Afghan State (651-1747) -- The birth of modern Afghanistan (1747-1901) -- Twentieth-century monarchy (1901-1973) -- A coup and a revolution (1973-1978) -- Soviet
Summary Explores the history and culture of Afghanistan from prehistoric times through its current events, covering the political, cultural, and economic changes the country has undergone over the years
Subject Afghanistan -- History
Added Author Youngerman, Barry
ISBN 0816057613 (cloth)
9780816057610 (cloth)